Tyson Hackwood has joined the company, bringing more than 15 years’ experience in the technology and payments sector. In his role with Braintree, he oversaw its growth in the region from launch.
He has also held senior positions with global payments provider PayPal and Vodafone.
At Monoova, Mr Hackwood will be held responsible for promoting new, automated payment technologies to support the scalability of Australian companies.
The fintech’s current client base includes Supay, DiviPay, Managed App and Splitit.
Monoova chief executive Christian Westerlind Wigstrom commented: “The depth of his experience, both domestically and internationally, will add further energy to the momentum we have been building in the last few months.”
Monoova, formerly known as Moneytech Payments, specialises in enabling businesses with large, ongoing transaction flows to manage payments automatically, through one API transaction.
Mr Hackwood added he was excited to be joining the company at a pivotal time.
“I have always been passionate about helping Australian businesses grow and scale and see great synergies between Monoova’s own success story and the innovative companies we are supporting,” he said.
Sarah Simpkins is a journalist at Momentum Media, reporting primarily on banking, financial services and wealth.
Prior to joining the team in 2018, Sarah worked in trade media and produced stories for a current affairs program on community radio.
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